- Associated Press - Friday, April 28, 2017

RED OAK, Iowa (AP) - Firefighters in southwestern Iowa have rescued a man trapped under an overturned tractor.

Omaha television station KETV reports (https://bit.ly/2qfc8lS ) that the accident happened early Friday morning at Red Oak, Iowa. Crews were sent to the area around 6:15 a.m. for a report of a tractor rollover and a person trapped.

Arriving firefighters found a tractor on its top with a man underneath. Crews used special inflatable bags to lift the tractor and get the man out.

He was taken to a local hospital and later moved to a trauma center in Omaha, Nebraska, about 55 miles west of Red Oak.

Officials have not released the man’s name or medical condition.


Information from: KETV-TV, https://www.ketv.com

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